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Fredzbabez Date: 12/15/99 2:00 PM Number: 16351
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<<The "trouble" is I now have three times the net worth I figured I would "need" just four years ago.... AND I love playing the market!>>

Yeah, I know just what you mean, and ...

LORD, IT IS HARD TO BE HUMBLE!

If one truly loves playing the market, why, oh why, would one want to get completely out? Have you lost confidence? Are you afraid of paying off too much of the national debt after you "pass on"?

Heck, you cannot really take it with you anyway, so why not keep on keeping on, if that is what brings you pleasure and you still love doing it?

Many would be delighted to have your estate tax pay off all of the national debt. You could single-handedly revolutionize the economy, at least until those government devils figure out how to spoil it.

.02

P.S. On the other hand, if you are determined that the government receive nothing, you could always consider the unlimited marital deduction, pay off the old wife, get your self a child bride, give her investment instruction and instruction to get herself a child husband and give the same instructions and so on and so forth ad infinitum. Of course, you would not personally be around to even know whether or not your instructions had been carried out or not. Ah well, no plan is perfect.

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